Orange Regional Medical Center was recently recognized by the Donate Life Group, community-based volunteer group working under the auspices of the New York Organ Donor Network of Orange County, for its outstanding support of its mission.
The State’s Deceased Donor Organ Transplantation Programme has got yet another fillip now that the programme has been put completely in the public domain, to ensure total transparency and accounta…
Dec. 24, 2012, 2:17 p.m. Short on chit-chat around the table this Christmas? Why not raise the issue of organ donation. That is the message from the organ donation team at John Hunter Hospital, in the NSW Hunter region.
Kimberlin Marks hasn’t eaten any solid food in two years. Not a hamburger, pizza, cupcake or anything else teenagers enjoy. She gets her nutrition in liquid form through a feeding tube.
DECATUR — Dr. Jean Watson once said that nurses “have an insatiable need to care for others,” and aspiring nurse Erik Lamb knows that to be true.
Shelly Campbell and Dawn Mauer will take pride seeing floragraphs of their children in the Rose Parade to honor their posthumous organ donations.
He’s as imposing as they come, a hard-nosed, somewhat gruff-voiced man who if he snarled at you, the first impulse would be to run the other way.
THE successor to the Onoe Kikunobu Dance Co., a traditional classical Japanese dance school in Nuuanu, received the gift of a kidney from someone he never imagined: his colleague and student.
After nine months of waiting, Teresa Gardner felt her son’s heart beat again. On Monday, two families were united for the first time by the generosity of 20-year-old Maralieus Birdsong and his heart donation after he was shot and killed in March.
1987 — 25 years ago Rochester Lourdes senior Cathy Restovich scored 30 points to lead the Eagles to a 72-35 win over Claremont in girls high school basketball. A 23-year-old